A Sèvres Porcelain Cup and Saucer, 1784

A hard-paste porcelain gobelet Litron et soucoupe of the second size decorated with a fascinating scheme of gilded arabesque ornament over a very remarkable brown tortoiseshell ground.  Date letters GG  for 1784, decorator’s mark for F.-P. Philipine.

Height of Cup 6.9cm
Diameter of Saucer 14cm


Private Collection, New York, 2021